Who is KSKJ Life?

KSKJ Life is a member-owned, community-focused organization that has advocated for families and communities since 1894.
We provide financial security through life insurance and annuity products and invest time and money to enhance local communities.

Learn more about KSKJ Life through our Mission page.


The Board of Directors is KSKJ Life’s supreme governing body under the laws of the State of Illinois. The board governs, sets policies, advises, provides valuable direction and serves the interests of our members.

As of 2020, our governance structure converted to a direct-election model where all benefit members have the opportunity to vote to elect the National Board of Directors.

KSKJ Life Board responsibilities include:

-Creates and assists in the implementation of our organizational strategic plans
-Monitors financial and business objectives
-Works with the home office executive staff to assess and manage risk

You can learn more about KSKJ Life’s organizational structure and updated election procedures by reviewing our Bylaws.

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Any beneficial member in good standing can submit a vote.   Please refer to Bylaws, Section 705 for Election Procedures.

Direct Election materials will be mailed to members in May 2022, and each member will have two options to vote:  by phone or online.


Election Process

The election process for the national board of directors will be conducted late spring of 2022.
All eligible voting members will be required to vote for a total of eight (8) board members.
More information and voting instructions will be communicated in 2022.

Petition for Candidacy

To be considered a qualified candidate for the 2022 National Board of Directors, members must meet all of the qualifications as defined by KSKJ Life Bylaws. To review the full list of candidate qualifications, please click on the button below.

Application requests must be submitted by Thursday, December, 23, 2021. You will not be able to request a board application after this date.
Completed applications will be accepted November 1, 2021 through December 31, 2021.

All requests must be submitted through the links below.

Please revisit this page for further details as there will be frequent updates throughout the election process.

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KSKJ Life Financial Statement and Annual Report

2021 Voice – Fall Edition

2020 Financial Statement

2021 Voice – Spring Edition